PEORIA, IL -- From a news release:
The Peoria Chapter of the National Organization for Women will hold its annual Women's History Month Awards event on Saturday, March 28, from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Lakeview Library.
Dr. Sarah Ramirez, family physician with Unity Point Methodist Family Practice Cliinic, will be the guest speaker. She will discuss "The Importance of the Family's Role in Health Education".
Awards will be given to GirlsEmpo, Peoria-based effort to empower girls in rural Guatemala; Clare Howard, editor of the Community Word newspaper; the Peoria Chapter of the American Association of University Women; and other recipients to be named at the event.
A Continental breakfast will be provided. The event is free and open to the public. For more information please call 309-688-3419.